Vacancies

Vacancies

Early applications are encouraged for all vacancies. Langford Vets reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date, should we be able to appoint an appropriate candidate.

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The University of Bristol has an opportunity for an internship (PG Dip) in Veterianry Clinical Practice, for information on how to apply for this role please click here.

  • We have a fantastic opportunity for a Nurse looking to progress to a more senior management role. You will join a team of experienced nurses, clinicians and animal care assistants working in a busy referral hospital and be responsible for assisting the Nursing Manager with providing advice and support for these activities. You will spend time on the clinic floor so will still be able to utilise your nursing skills.

    The ideal candidate will have previous experience of people management either as a Head Nurse or in some other form. You will support the Nursing Manager with line management of specific teams, overseeing and supporting the development of our Nursing and ACA staff whilst ensuring the efficient running of the referral services.

    There will be an opportunity to be involved with strategic planning, representation at management meetings and involvement with building on key skills for all staff.

    We are looking for someone who has gained valuable experience working as a nurse and has a variety of people management skills, is able to bring fresh ideas to the table and demonstrate lateral thinking.

    We offer a competitive salary, generous pension scheme, 5 weeks holiday per year plus Bank Holidays, Bupa Benefit, CPD, free eye tests, annual flu vaccinations, employee discounts and inclusion on external discount schemes as an employee of Langford Vets

    Closing date Saturday 14th August 2021

    Interview dates wc 16th August 2021

  • Langford Vets are looking for a dermatologist to join our close-knit team, with an intention of building towards a 2-3 diploma holding clinicians with support from service specific nurses.

    The small animal hospital at Langford is one of the busiest in the UK, housing the largest team of European, American and RCVS specialists and specialists-in-training in the south west with all major specialties accounted for, as well as serving as the clinical teaching centre for the veterinary and veterinary nursing students of the University of Bristol.

    The hospital is located at the rural Langford Campus, which is perched on the edge of the Mendip Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, but just 30 minutes from the innovative and colourful City of Bristol. It is also within easy travelling distance of the National Parks and beaches of Wales and the South West, and just 5 miles from Bristol International Airport.

    Candidates must have completed an ECVD or ACVD accredited residency in addition to a veterinary qualification recognised by the RCVS that allows you to practice veterinary medicine within the UK.   Beyond that the job can be tailored to the individual; full or part time would be considered with flexible working negotiable. There is wide scope to incorporate the interests of the individual, whether that be in clinical research, teaching, or anything in between.
    You will participate in the delivery of a high-quality clinical service in veterinary dermatology and will also be expected to deliver clinical teaching and practical instruction for undergraduate veterinary students during their hospital rotations.
    The appointees would be eligible for a range of company benefits, in addition to a generous pension scheme and CPD package.

    Closing date Saturday 31 July 2021

    Please submit your CV and application to hrteam@langfordvets.co.uk 

    Informal enquires should be directed to Vicki Black, Clinical Area Lead: vicki.black@bristol.ac.uk

  • Langford Vets are looking for an additional radiologist to join our close-knit team, currently comprising three experienced ECVDI Diplomates, one board eligible radiologist, three ECVDI small animal track residents and three radiographers. The small animal hospital at Langford is one of the busiest in the UK, housing the largest team of European, American and RCVS specialists and specialists-in-training in the south west with all major specialties accounted for, as well as serving as the clinical teaching centre for the veterinary and veterinary nursing students of the University of Bristol. Imaging facilities include 1.5T Phillips MRI, 16-slice Siemens CT, two Siemens ultrasound machines, two computed radiography suites and two fluoroscopic units.

    The hospital is located at the rural Langford Campus, which is perched on the edge of the Mendip Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, but just 30 minutes from the innovative and colourful City of Bristol. It is also within easy travelling distance of the National Parks and beaches of Wales and the South West, and just 5 miles from Bristol International Airport.

    Candidates must hold an ECVDI or ACVR diploma or have completed an ECVDI or ACVR accredited residency. Beyond that the job can be tailored to the individual; part time would be considered with flexible working negotiable. There is wide scope to incorporate the interests of the individual, whether that be in clinical research, teaching, involvement in our developing interventional services or any combination of these.

    The appointee would be eligible for a range of company benefits, in addition to a generous pension scheme and CPD package. For pre-boarded applicants, full support in exam preparation will be offered; as a centre we have an excellent success rate in preparing our residents for ECVDI board exams. 

    Please submit your CV and application to hrteam@langfordvets.co.uk

    Informal enquires should be directed to Alison Major, clinical lead for diagnostic imaging: alison.major@bristol.ac.uk

     

     

  • We have an exciting opportunity to work as part of our Theatre team as a theatre assistant.

    This is a brilliant opportunity to work in our state-of-the-art theatres, working alongside renowned specialists in Orthopaedics, Soft Tissue, Anaesthesia, Cardiology and Neurology.  

    The successful candidate will work in several different roles within the theatre team; sterilising surgical instrumentation, infection control within the theatres, assisting with surgical preparation on cases and circulating with surgical cases.

    The successful candidate will have a responsibility to maintain a high standard of hygiene within the surgical areas and ensure that stock control is maintained.

    The ideal candidate will demonstrate a high standard of care, a desire to learn and a capability to work under pressure.  Previous experience in a veterinary environment is desirable but not essential. Flexibility will be necessary as the post will require participation in the OOH rota.

    We offer 5 weeks holiday per year plus bank holidays, a generous pension scheme, Bupa cash plan, free eye tests & annual flu vaccinations, employee discounts and inclusion in an external discount schemes as an employee of Langford Vets too.

    Closing date: Wednesday 11th August- interviews to take place WC 16th & 23rd August  

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